Books & Literature
The Horror of Sauk CityOct 30th, 2013 by Tea Krulos
The Sauk City-based publishing house never rose to financial success, but the Wisconsin imprint is nonetheless responsible for publishing the first works of major sci-fi and horror writers including H.P. Lovecraft and Ray Bradbury.
“Venus in Fur”Sep 26th, 2013 by Matthew Reddin
Director Laura Gordon explains the Stiemke's opening show, a two-person show about sexual dynamics more complex than it looks on the surface.
Aug 23rd, 2013 by Matthew Reddin
Leda Hoffmann directs an all-female cast in Margaret Atwood's retelling of Homer's "Odyssey" from Penelope's point of view.
Aug 21st, 2013 by Danielle McClune
The local director will stage a production of Margaret Atwood's "Penelopiad," a female-focused look at the characters of Homer's "Odyssey," in the pop-up park.
Jul 14th, 2013 by Matthew Reddin
Shakespeare's royal family tragedy is given a realistic, nuanced staging by director Leda Hoffmann and a talented cast of Alchemist regulars and guests alike.
Jul 13th, 2013 by Matthew Reddin
Kadish Park may be where this year's Shakespeare in the Park show begins, but you leave this exquisite production from a veritable Forest of Arden.
Jun 22nd, 2013 by Third Coast Daily
TCD staffers Howard Leu and Madeline Pieschel, Edible Milwaukee publisher Jen Ede and Boswell Books employee Jason Kennedy discuss the books on their summertime agendas.
Jun 7th, 2013 by Kat Murrell and Gene Cawley
The well-known gallery owner has a career as an author as well, and his newest novel, "Queen of the Air," follows Lillian Leitzel, a famous aerialist. Kat catches up with Jensen in this video by Gene Cawley.
May 11th, 2013 by Matthew Reddin
Isabelle Kralj's new take on the ancient Greek myth synthesizes interpretations from classic and contemporary sources with dance for a powerful retelling of this tale of vengeance.
Apr 13th, 2013 by Matthew Reddin
"Jeeves in Bloom," a Margaret Raether adaptation of the P.G. Wodehouse stories, is packed to the brim with comedy, fueled by a returning Matt Daniels and a cast of archetypal characters.
Jan 24th, 2013 by Matthew Reddin
The 15-hour fundraiser and event lets participants read their personal works or personal favorites.
“Sense and Sensibility”Dec 13th, 2012 by Matthew Reddin
Director Art Manke focuses on making the Dashwood sisters fully realized characters in Mark Healy's Jane Austen adaptation.